|
Comments
View Comments: newest first | oldest first | threaded
rvarma
User Rank
Stock Keeper
Carrier tape with adhesive
rvarma   8/23/2017 1:23:57 PM
NO RATINGS

I may be too late to this discussion but curious if anyone has used a embossed carreir tape with adhesive?  This would be ideal for holding ICs wtih different sizes within a tape.  3M has been filing patents on this but not sure if its already commercial.

https://patents.google.com/patent/KR20150050551A/en?q=tape+reel&q=carrier&q=cavity&q=adhesive&assignee=3M+Innovative+Properties+Company&page=1

Michael Allen
User Rank
Blogger
Re: costs
Michael Allen   12/11/2014 1:36:47 PM
NO RATINGS

@FLYINGSCOT, Different SMT placement machines handle the parts differently.  For example some of the manufactures vib. feeders for tube parts do not support different sized parts well in one magazine where as our modern MyData equipment handles them quite well.  The tray table on the MyData machines also works great for small runs of weird parts.  Some manufactures design their machines for strictly high volume where everything is virtually on tape.

HaileyMcK
User Rank
Blogger
Re: SMT components
HaileyMcK   12/11/2014 1:19:18 PM
NO RATINGS

@SP, i'm amazed that these conversations don't happen up front as a matter of course. I'd be interested (all) in knowing how quickly adoption of component packages evolves in your organization? Do you standardize on one or two types? Do you adopt new packages readily?

FLYINGSCOT
User Rank
Supply Network Guru
costs
FLYINGSCOT   12/10/2014 1:11:22 PM
NO RATINGS

Is there a big difference in the handling machines for each of the different types of carrier?  I suppose that will have a big impact in overall costs too.

SP
User Rank
Supply Network Guru
SMT components
SP   12/10/2014 1:52:14 AM
NO RATINGS
1 saves

Quite agree..during the desing phase, its a good idea for the engineers to understand the limitations and comfort of teams who handle the component mounting. According the packages can be choosen. If there is no communication between the teams till the boards are going to be ready, there are many surprises and of course everyone wants the boards to be out.





Twitter Feed
EBN Online Twitter Feed
EBN Dialogue / LIVE CHAT
EBN Dialogue enables you to participate in live chats with notable leaders and luminaries. Open to the entire EBN community of electronics supply chain experts, these conversations see ideas shared, comments made, and questions asked and answered in real time. Listed below are upcoming and archived chats. Stay tuned and join in!
Archived Dialogues
Live Chat 01/15: CPOs Re-Shape Their Business Roles
Increasingly chief procurement officers (CPOs) are re-shaping their organizational role to focus on creating results far beyond cost controls. A new IBM survey explores how.
Live Chat 11/12: Examining the Cyberthreat to Supply Chains
The number of cyberattacks is on the rise and hackers are targeting the supply chain. Drew Smith, founder and CEO of InfoArmor, will be on hand to discuss the reality of today's threat landscape and what to do about it.